Parkside Financial Bank & Trust increased its stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO) by 4.7% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 158,786 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 7,141 shares during the quarter. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF comprises about 2.3% of Parkside Financial Bank & Trust’s portfolio, making the stock its 11th biggest holding. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust’s holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF were worth $6,510,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of VWO. Rainier Group Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the first quarter worth about $115,000. Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the second quarter worth about $127,000. Marino Stram & Associates LLC lifted its holdings in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF by 96.7% in the second quarter. Marino Stram & Associates LLC now owns 3,199 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $135,000 after purchasing an additional 1,573 shares during the period. Quad Cities Investment Group LLC acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the second quarter worth about $157,000. Finally, Nadler Financial Group Inc. acquired a new stake in Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF in the 2nd quarter valued at about $202,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA VWO opened at $38.72 on Friday. Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has a twelve month low of $37.36 and a twelve month high of $50.99.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 27th were issued a $0.4746 dividend. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.90%. This is an increase from Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.09. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 26th.

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF Profile

The Fund seeks to track the performance of the FTSE Emerging Markets All Cap China A Inclusion Index, that measures the return of stocks issued by companies located in emerging market countries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)

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